Jon Markman

Jon Markman is editor of the independent investment newsletter The Daily Advantage.

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Crazy-High Cable Bills Under Assault by Consumer Revolt

Crazy-High Cable Bills Under Assault by Consumer Revolt

Investors are finally beginning to understand the potential of the monster new TV ecosystem. It's not only consumers cutting the cord with cable, it's content moving toward digital channels where it can be monetized.

As AI Software Replaces Thousands of Workers, One Company Will Benefit the Most

As AI Software Replaces Thousands of Workers, One Company Will Benefit the Most

Business leaders are finally admitting that the latest enterprise software is going to kill tens of thousands of service jobs.

Hot Cancer Detection Stock Still Has Room to Run

Hot Cancer Detection Stock Still Has Room to Run

Guardant's liquid biopsy lets oncologists see all of the genomic information of a patient's tumor with a simple blood test. The alternative is a tissue biopsy which can be expensive and risky.

Tech Giants Are Increasingly Designing Their Own Custom Chips - How to Play It

Tech Giants Are Increasingly Designing Their Own Custom Chips - How to Play It

The next great advance in computing will be the product of software optimization.

Big Tech Has Sneaky Agenda in Pushing Government to Regulate Privacy

Big Tech Has Sneaky Agenda in Pushing Government to Regulate Privacy

Tech executives are not so much embracing regulatory oversight, as they are building walls to keep nimble disruptors away.

Health Care Is About to Improve Dramatically; Here's How to Play it

Health Care Is About to Improve Dramatically; Here's How to Play it

Governments and physicians around the globe struggle to deliver high quality healthcare at a reasonable price. But fresh medical technology innovators are coming, and there's one in particular worth looking at.

Amazon and Google Are Plotting to Power Your Home

Amazon and Google Are Plotting to Power Your Home

Amazon Echo and Google Home devices are Trojan horses that could eventually be used as a way in for the two tech giants to sell electricity.

Facebook's Stellar Results Show the Power of Platforms

Facebook's Stellar Results Show the Power of Platforms

Critics can huff and they can puff, but it has never been tougher to knock down established platforms.

Medical Robot Maker Could Be Top Winner in a Sped-Up 5G World

Medical Robot Maker Could Be Top Winner in a Sped-Up 5G World

Imagine a world where virtual and remote objects can be manipulated as if they were sitting on a nearby table. That is the promise of fifth generation wireless.

'Birdbox' Success Shows How Netflix Can Tell What You'll Like -- Blindfolded

'Birdbox' Success Shows How Netflix Can Tell What You'll Like -- Blindfolded

Netflix is quietly transforming the entertainment industry with data.